News from Morris Inc.
Latest news and happenings at Morris Inc.
Thursday May 21st, 2020, Morris, Inc. was awarded a Certificate of Recognition for their continued support, commitment and dedication to both the community and the clients of the 6th Circuit Drug/DUI Court Program.
Judge Mayer, Judge Klinger and Tara Heubner surprised John Morris and TJ Gallagher with recognition and an award for their support of hiring individuals that are participants in the program.
Congratulations to John Morris and TJ Gallagher!
July Employee of the Month Winner(s) David Wines, Zach Martin, Nick McGinnis!
June Employee of the Month Winner Arlin Decoteau!
June’s Employee of the Month winner is Arlin Decoteau. He works in the Tire Shop.He was born and raised in Belcourt, North Dakota. He worded at Marion Construction Company driving truck before joining Morris as a tire mechanic.He enjoys working with his co-workers and helping other when he can. He tries to keep a good attitude at work. He enjoys his off time with his girlfriend, daughter, step-daughter and two cats. Congrats again for winning Employee of the Month Arlin!
May Employee of the Month Winner Tony Adamson!
February Employee of the Month Winner Dick Adamson!
He has worked at Morris for the last 8 years in the Finance Department as the Controller. He came to Morris in 2011 during the historic floods. Dick owned his own construction company – Adamson Construction – before coming to Morris. Dick was instrumental in running one of the crews and did an excellent job! Thank you Dick for your contribution to Morris and the City of Pierre.
Social Distancing at it’s best!
The Morris Annual Fishing Tournament was held on a blustery June 13th!
There were 6 teams this year for the Morris Annual Fish Tournament.
One Out of the Money took First Place with over 15lbs and 7 fish! Congrats to Griz and his team!
Team Reed took 2nd place with just over 14lbs and 7 fish! Congrats to Ryen Reed and his team!
Team Anglerholics took 3rd place with just under 13lbs and 7 fish! Congrats to Andrew Forest and his team!
The winner for Biggest Walleye was One Out of the Money!
Congratulations to Morris, Inc. for being awarded the Dillion Pass Project in the Badlands National Park!
The purpose of the project is to stabilize a section of deteriorating roadway to ensure the safety of visitors on this vital transportation corridor. Stabilizing the roadway and slopes adjacent to the roadway will ensure a quality visitor experience, provide a safe transportation corridor, provide access to the residents.
Construction: Spring – Fall 2020
The Project will include repair work on the historic Loop Road, removal of an abandoned culvert, and reconstruction of the roadway embankment. The Project will also include clearing the plugged culvert and completing revegetation efforts on all new construction and disturbed areas within the project limits. Project also comprises 1.2 miles of rehabilitation and reconstruction of the Bigfoot Pass area.